About this course

Course code TP8
Duration 2 Days

This intensive two-day course is a great place to start your digital marketing training. It gives marketers a complete overview the digital marketing landscape including all the essential disciplines, how they fit together and how to assess what's right for your strategy and where you need further in-depth learning.

Prerequisites

Who Should Attend?

This course is ideal for those with experience of traditional, offline, marketing but less exposure to online marketing channels, or those with experience in specific digital disciplines, who want to know how different channels can fit together. It's equally refreshing and rewarding for people who have been 'doing' digital for some time but want to set their experiences in context and discover new approaches.

Delegates will learn how to

  • Understood the general changes happening in marketing rather than seeing 'digital' as an additional channel to cope with
  • Been energised and instilled with the confidence to use digital marketing as a part of your marketing mix
  • Learned structures and frameworks to help plan your digital marketing efforts and make it all fit together
  • Had the input of an expert trainer to answer questions and explore the immediate challenges you're facing, as well as the opportunity to network and learn from others
  • Realised how much you already know and enjoyed sharing your knowledge with others
  • Had an enjoyable, thought-provoking two days!
  • Weave together acquisition and retention tools to deliver an efficient digital marketing strategy
  • Try out all the key techniques for yourself using a range of tricks, tips, website tools, links and handy guides
  • Approach the commissioning of digital services with more knowledge and confidence and be able to deflect trendy jargon
  • Choose specific courses to learn more about particular topics
  • Approach the future of digital marketing with confidence
  • Return to your job with a solid list of 'todos' to get on with

Outline

The course is broken down into manageable modules most of which include either exercises or case studies for you to work through.

The Cultural Shift

  • Understanding the New World
  • Setting the Scene
  • Conversation Culture
  • Digital society

The Strategic View

  • Strategy and Planning
  • Becoming media companies
  • Inbound Marketing
  • Content Strategy
  • Experimental and iterative marketing
  • Data driven culture
  • Integrated on/offline marketing

Search Engine Marketing

  • How the Internet invented search
  • Strategies for Search Engine Optimisation
  • Key principles
  • Paid search

Display and Interactive Media

  • The role of display advertising
  • Display formats and how to use them
  • Strategy and planning
  • Targeting and measurement
  • A look to the future

Social Media

  • What is content?
  • Social media outreach
  • Video
  • Online PR
  • Channels
  • Your Content Strategy

Affiliates

  • Who are affiliates
  • Networks
  • The business model
  • Successful strategies

Mobile

  • The mobile landscape
  • Why most apps fail
  • Usability
  • Mobile conversion

Usability and web design

  • Conversion optimisation
  • Building for usability
  • Optimisation
  • User testing

Email marketing

  • Smarter email marketing
  • Goal setting
  • List quality
  • Segmentation and targeting
  • Creative design
  • Copywriting
  • Legal compliance
  • Deliverability

The Analysis

  • Why does it matter?
  • What can you measure?
  • Who owns analytics?
  • The future of analytics

2 Days

Duration

This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom

Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

Find dates and prices

Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0345 074 7998 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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